Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling

This qualification is aimed at learners who are starting or returning to work or who need specific training in manual handling. It is also suitable for refresher training. To complete this qualification, learners should expect to undertake 10 hours of guided learning. These include reasons for safe manual handling, risk assessments, manual handling equipment and how to apply safe manual handling principles.

This qualification is assessed by a multiple-choice examination or learner assessment pack and a practical examination.